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Iran Nuclear Case and International Politics: Two Viewpoints, One Reality

Iran Nuclear Case and International Politics: Two Viewpoints, One Reality

eyed Mohammad Kazem Sajjadpour Following the finalization of a recent interim agreement between Iran and the P5+1 group of world power [in Geneva, Switzerland], which is known as the Joint Plan of Action, the nuclear case of Iran has been a topic for daily political analyses across the world. As a result, analytical circles have evaluated various aspects of this interim agreement. The …

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World Against Violence and Extremism

World Against Violence and Extremism

Gholamali Khoshroo Senior Editor of the Encyclopedia of Contemporary Islam The United Nations General Assembly recently adopted through consensus a resolution based on proposals offered by the Iranian President Hassan Rouhani who called for a World Against Violence and Extremism. During his first address to [the 68th annual session of the UN] General Assembly, Rouhani warned the world …

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Many Christians in Iran

Many Christians in Iran

Many Christians in Iran are out scrambling to buy last minute presents. There are about 150,000 Christians in Iran, most of them Armenians, who celebrate Christmas in churches and at homes with family and friends.  Christmas is the annual commemoration of the birth of Jesus Christ and a widely observed holiday celebrated generally on December 25th by millions around the world.  …

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Celebrating Yalda Night Saturday, December 21, 2013

Celebrating Yalda Night Saturday, December 21, 2013

Celebrating Yalda Night Saturday, December 21, 2013 Compiled By: Firouzeh Mirrazavi Deputy Editor of Iran Review Iranians around the world celebrate Yalda, which is one of the most ancient Persian festivals. The festival dates back to the time when a majority of Persians were followers of Zoroastrianism prior to the advent of Islam. On Yalda festival, Iranians …

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4th International Conference On Environmental Challenges & Dendrochronology

4th International Conference On Environmental Challenges & Dendrochronology

The 4th International conference on environmental challenges and dendrochronology aims to gather scientists, researchers, planners, managers, policy makers, students and others interested in sharing knowledge, experiences and ideas. The Scope of the conference includes, but is not limited to the following major topics: Environmental Challenges …

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Dairy Products and Relevant Industries Exhibition  from 14-17 February 2014.

Dairy Products and Relevant Industries Exhibition from 14-17 February 2014.

The economic section of the Embassy of the I.R. of Iran has the honor to inform you about a Dairy Products and Relevant Industries Exhibition which will be held In Iran, the city of Gorgan in Golestn Provence, from 14-17 February 2014. This exhibition would be a valuable chance for the Iranian companies and your company as well, to explore the possibility of any kind of cooperation in dairy …

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Ammar Film Festival

Ammar Film Festival

It is our pleasure to announce the 4th Ammar Popular Film Festival (APFF), planned to take place in Tehran/Iran during January 03-11, 2014. In collaboration with the Office of Cultural Studies for Islamic Revolution, the festival will focus on screening short, semi-feature, feature as well as documentary films, addressing cultural, socio-economical, environmental and political issues endangering …

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12 Positive Outcomes of Geneva Nuclear Deal for Iran

12 Positive Outcomes of Geneva Nuclear Deal for Iran

ahmoud Reza Golshanpazhooh Executive Editor of Iran Review After the end of four days of breathtaking diplomatic marathon in the Swiss city of Geneva, Iran, on the one hand, and the six world powers, on the other hand, finally came up with a  joint plan of action according to which they are going to move toward a comprehensive solution [for Iran's nuclear issue] within the …

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Switzerland hails win for diplomacy and security on Iran nuclear talks

Switzerland hails win for diplomacy and security on Iran nuclear talks

Switzerland welcomes the announcement by the E3/EU+3 and Iran of a joint action plan following talks in Geneva between 20 and 24 November 2013. This agreement is a victory for diplomacy, proving that the pursuit of a diplomatic path can contribute to improving security across the world, particularly in the Middle East. As a longstanding advocate of diplomatic channels, Switzerland has declared its …

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Full text of Iran-5+1 agreement in Geneva

Full text of Iran-5+1 agreement in Geneva

Joint Plan of Action Preamble The goal for these negotiations is to reach a mutually-agreed long-term comprehensive solution that would ensure Iranˈs nuclear program will be exclusively peaceful. Iran reaffirms that under no circumstances will Iran ever seek or develop any nuclear weapons. This comprehensive solution would build on these initial measures and result in a final step for a …

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Zarif says Iran would not stop enrichment

Zarif says Iran would not stop enrichment

Mehr News correspondent reported from Genève that Mohammad Javad Zarif offered condolences on the martyrdom of Imam Hussein (as) mourners in Pakistan, expressing hope that people in the region cooperate to prevent the extremist sectarian and Takfiri groups from committing such crimes. Zarif, who was speaking to IRIB’s Evening News, added that any action against extremism would …

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Any Nuclear Agreement Must Asserts Iran's Rights

Any Nuclear Agreement Must Asserts Iran's Rights

A member of the Iranian delegation in nuclear talks with the six world powers says no agreement will be made in the upcoming negotiations in Geneva unless it asserts the rights of the Iranian nation. Abbas Araqchi said that the next round of nuclear negotiations between Iran and five permanent members of the UN Security Council plus Germany would be “difficult” but stressed that …

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Viewpoints of the I.R of Iran on the report of the Special Rapporteur

Viewpoints of the I.R of Iran on the report of the Special Rapporteur

The Islamic Republic of Iran has already submitted its observations, in fifty seven pages, in the due time, on the draft report of the Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran, through Note verbal No. 7923 dated 15 August 2012 of the Permanent Mission of I. R. Iran in Geneva to the Office of the High Commissioner of Human Rights, with the hope that the …

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Scientific & Technological Achievements of Iranians

Scientific & Technological Achievements of Iranians

Compiled By: Firouzeh MirrazaviDeputy Editor of Iran Review *Iranian, US Scientists Advance Toward Gene Delivery Iranian researchers from Tarbiat Modarres University in cooperation with counterparts from Harvard University have succeeded in the production of an appropriate carrier for gene delivery. In this study, a core-shell albumin-chitosan nanoparticle was …

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Persian Traditional Music

Persian Traditional Music

 Compiled By: Firouzeh Mirrazavi Deputy Editor of Iran Review The traditional music of Iran is a message, a call from the artist's innermost consciousness. Deeply intertwined with Iran's age-old history and culture, it is an expression of the joys, loves, sorrows, efforts and struggles, all the many victories and defeats that the peoples of Western Asia …

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Persian Carpet

Persian Carpet

 Compiled By: Firouzeh Mirrazavi Deputy Editor of Iran Review The history of Persian Carpet -a culmination of artistic magnificence- dates back to 2,500 years ago. The Iranians were among the pioneer carpet weavers of the ancient civilizations, having achieved a superlative degree of perfection through centuries of creativity and ingenuity. The skill of carpet …

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Art of Pottery in Iran

Art of Pottery in Iran

The history of the art of pottery in Iran goes back into ancient time. When agriculture came into existence and cultivation started on Iran's plateau by primitive races of this land, people made utensils of baked clay in order to meet their needs. Iranian pottery (sometimes known as gombroon) production presents a continuous history from the beginning of Iranian history until the …

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History

History

Iran in the late third millennium BC During the third and the early years of second millennium BC, the plateau of Iran was divided into some cultural regions quite distinct from each other. Gorgan's culture included the entire region in the east of the Caspian Sea. Also the culture of Gian III-IV and Godin IV prevailed in the east of Lurestan. Yanic's culture prevailed in an area …

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Embassy is closed on 24th of October

Embassy is closed on 24th of October

Due to a religious occasion ( Eid Qadir) the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Bern will be closed on Thursday 24th of October. 

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Swiss Ambassador to Tehran Giulio Haas submits his credentials to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani

Swiss Ambassador to Tehran Giulio Haas submits his credentials to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani

“I believe that during the Geneva talks, the political will of the Islamic Republic of Iran became evident to both sides,” Rouhani said in a meeting with Giulio Haas, the new Swiss ambassador to Tehran, on Saturday. Iran and the five permanent members of the UN Security Council - the United States, China, Russia, France and Britain - plus Germany held two days of negotiations …

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Meeting between Zarif and Burkhalter

Meeting between Zarif and Burkhalter

Mohammad Javad  Zarif the Iranian foreign minister and Federal Councillor Didier Burkhalter met  today in Geneva. The meeting took place on the margins of the discussions between the E3/EU3+3 (China, France, Germany, Russia, UK, USA) and Iran on the nuclear dossier

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Supreme Leader’s Hajj Message

Supreme Leader’s Hajj Message

In his message to the Hajj this year the Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei described the Hajj pilgrimage as a great opportunity for the Islamic Ummah to cure many of the maladies of the world of Islam.The Supreme Leader made the remarks in a message to "the Disavowal of Pagans Ceremony" held during the annual Hajj pilgrimage in the Arafat Desert.

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Takht-Ravanchi: Geneva talks to provide unique chance for western new approach

Takht-Ravanchi: Geneva talks to provide unique chance for western new approach

Deputy Foreign Minister for Euro-American Affairs Majid Takht-Ravanchi said on Wednesday that the upcoming meeting in Geneva provides a unique opportunity for the western new approach to nuclear dispute with Iran. Speaking to State Secretary of the Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs Yves Rossier, Takht-Ravanchi said the the Geneva meeting on October 15-16 would serve as a unique …

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Iranian, US presidents talk over phone

Iranian, US presidents talk over phone

  The two presidents talked over the phone as President Rohani was in a car and heading towards the New York International Airport. President Rohani and President Obama discussed different issues during their phone conversation. The Iranian and US presidents underlined the need for a political will for expediting resolution of Wests standoff with Iran over the latters …

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President Rouhani`s Speech at the United Nations General Assembly

President Rouhani`s Speech at the United Nations General Assembly

Addressing the 68th session of the UN General Assembly in New York in early hours of Wednesday Iranian president presented a clear picture of the current situation of the Middle East and the world, and gave his proposed solutions for coming out of the current international deadlock.

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FM: Iran-Switzerland Enjoy Good Capacity for Enhanced Economic Cooperation

FM: Iran-Switzerland Enjoy Good Capacity for Enhanced Economic Cooperation

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif said on Wednesday that Iran and Switzerland enjoy very good capacity for expansion of the two-way ties. Speaking to new Swiss Ambassador to Tehran Julia Hoss while receiving a copy of her credentials, Zarif described Switzerland as an "influential" country, especially in the political and economic fields, in the international community …

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Iran regrets US ignorance of warning on chemical arms in Syria

Iran regrets US ignorance of warning on chemical arms in Syria

Iran Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has expressed regret that the United States ignored the Islamic Republic’s warning on the access by militant groups fighting in Syria to dangerous chemical weapons.

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US must stop ‘shock and awe’ policy: Iran Foreign Minister

US must stop ‘shock and awe’ policy: Iran Foreign Minister

Iran Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the use of force against Syria is against international law, urging the United States to stop its warmongering policy against the Arab state, Press TV reports. “The use of chemical weapons is a crime. We believe that it is a crime against humanity and we also believe that the use of force, [and] the threat of use of force, is …

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Zarif: Iran pursing win-win nuclear game

Zarif: Iran pursing win-win nuclear game

Iran Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Tehran is pursuing a win-win game, in nuclear negotiations, stressing that pressure in negotiations will achieve nothing. “No side [in the] negotiations can conclude talks in its favor by exerting pressure,” Zarif told reporters on Wednesday. He added that Iran’s “nuclear capabilities are …

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Iran welcomes Moscows initiative to resolve the Syrian crisis

Iran welcomes Moscows initiative to resolve the Syrian crisis

 Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Marziyeh Afkham said Tuesday that Iran welcomes Moscows initiative to resolve the Syrian crisis. She made the remark at her weekly news conference, adding Iran believes that the initiative is in line with moves to halt militarization in the region.  Iran, she said, is against the use of chemical weapons and is seeking a region free from nuclear …

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Iranian, Iraqi Foreign Ministers Express Concern over Outbreak of War

Iranian, Iraqi Foreign Ministers Express Concern over Outbreak of War

Ministers of foreign affairs of Iran and Iraq in a meeting here on Sunday night expressed deep concern about the outbreak of another war in the Middle East region. Mohammad Javad Zarif in his meeting with his Iraqi counterpart Hoshyar Zebari exchanged viewpoints on bilateral ties, and issues of mutual interest, particularly Syria. The Iranian foreign minister expressed worries about …

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Call for Participation in the 19th Razi Medical Sciences Research Festival December 2013

Call for Participation in the 19th Razi Medical Sciences Research Festival December 2013

Call for Participation in the 19th Razi Medical Sciences Research Festival December 2013 With the grace of God Almighty, the 19th annual Razi Medical Sciences Research Festival with the aim of honoring our local outstanding and distinguished researchers, Iranian researchers residing abroad, researchers from the Eastern Mediterranean Region and as well as researchers belonging to …

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Rouhani Warns of Regional, Global Repercussions of Adventurism in Middle-East

Rouhani Warns of Regional, Global Repercussions of Adventurism in Middle-East

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warned of the dire consequences of foreign military intervention in Syria, saying that such a move will have large-scale repercussions for the entire region."The world people, specially the people of the Middle-East region, do not accept a new war, and any adventurism in the region will pose irreparable dangers to the stability of the region and …

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President strongly condemns chemical weapons use

President strongly condemns chemical weapons use

President Hassan Rouhani here on Saturday has strongly condemned the use of chemical weapons, urging the international community to spare no effort in preventing the use of such arms in all parts of the world, particularly in Syria.

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Iran Urges Intl Bodies to Condemn Israeli Brutal Attack on Lebanon

Iran Urges Intl Bodies to Condemn Israeli Brutal Attack on Lebanon

Iran once again condemned the violation of Lebanon`s airspace by the Israeli fighter jets, and called on the international and regional bodies to try their best to confront the Zionist regime`s aggressive nature. "The Islamic Republic of Iran urges international and regional institutions, the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in particular, to clearly condemn the Zionists` …

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Iran, Russia Emphasize Need for Expansion of Ties

Iran, Russia Emphasize Need for Expansion of Ties

 Iranian and Russian foreign ministers in a phone conversation onThursday evening emphasized the need for comprehensive expansion of ties and cooperation. During the phone conversation, Mohammad Javad Zarif and Sergei Lavrov discussed issues of mutual interest and regional developments. According to IRNA, the Russian foreign minister initially congratulated the appointment of …

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Iran calls on Egyptian military to pursue peaceful means in Egypt

Iran calls on Egyptian military to pursue peaceful means in Egypt

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Sunday expressed concerned over catastrophic developments in Egypt and called on Egyptian military to pursue peaceful means to bring calm to the country Zarif made the remarks in a telephone conversation with his Egyptian counterpart Nabil Fahmy. During telephone conversation, the Egyptian minister congratulated Zarif on undertaking his new post. …

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Zarif Confers with Ban Ki-moon on the Phone

Zarif Confers with Ban Ki-moon on the Phone

Iranian foreign minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif discussed regional and international issues, especially the situation in Egypt, with United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on the phone on Saturday Zarif and Ban Ki-moon, discussed the ways of overcoming the crisis in Egypt through regional and international efforts. Irans foreign minister condemned killing innocent people in Egypt and …

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Iranian FM, OIC Chief Underline Peaceful Settlement of Egyptian Crisis

Iranian FM, OIC Chief Underline Peaceful Settlement of Egyptian Crisis

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Secretary-General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu expressed concern over recent violence in Egypt, and underlined the need for the rapid settlement of crisis in the Muslim country through peaceful and diplomatic ways

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German FM eyeing dialogue with new Iranian counterpar

German FM eyeing dialogue with new Iranian counterpar

German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle hopes to hold talks with his new Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif on the sidelines of next months meeting of the UN General Assembly, foreign ministry spokesman Andreas Peschke told reporters here Friday.

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Rohani: Stop suppressing Egyptian nation, stick to Islamic democracy

Rohani: Stop suppressing Egyptian nation, stick to Islamic democracy

IRI President Hassan Rohani referring to ongoing deadly events in Egypt, sympathized with the Egyptian nation and warned that country’s military commanders to stop suppressing that great, freedom seeking nation.

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Announcement

Announcement

In the Name of god the most gracious the  most merciful Due to a happy religious occasion ( Eid Fetr ) Embassy of the Islamic republic of Iran will be closed on Friday 9th of August 2013.     

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Press release Of the embassy due to the anniversary of employment of chemical weapon against I.R. of Iran in 1987 by Saddam’s regime warplanes

Press release Of the embassy due to the anniversary of employment of chemical weapon against I.R. of Iran in 1987 by Saddam’s regime warplanes

In the Name of Almighty God     The Press Section of the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Bern, while presenting its greetings, would like to draw your kind attention to the use of chemical weapons by Iraq's deposed dictator Saddam Hussein against Iranian civilians and troops which left over thousands of lives and more still with …

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President Rouhani: State-People Solidarity Proved in June Election

President Rouhani: State-People Solidarity Proved in June Election

Iran’s new President Hassan Rouhani said the June election displayed people’s deep trust and strong support for the Islamic establishment, and further vowed to do his best to materialize his campaign promises and slogans

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Officials from 40 states to attend Rohani inauguration

Officials from 40 states to attend Rohani inauguration

Head of Iran's Majlis formalities department says the participation of officials from as many as 40 countries in the inauguration ceremony of President-elect Hassan Rohani has been established so far.

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US sanctions violate Iranians' right to life: Analyst

US sanctions violate Iranians' right to life: Analyst

The illegal US sanctions against Iran over the country’s nuclear energy program deprive the Iranian people of their basic “right to life,” a political analyst tells Press TV.

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Visa Information

Visa Information

Visa application is only possible via E-Visa website    Visa InformationIn order to travel to Iran, foreign nationals are required to obtain a visa. This is a permission of entry to Iran for a limited period of time, which is issued by the embassy of the IRI in Bern, subsequent to receipt of approval from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, depended on …

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Human Rights Policies & Practices of the Islamic Republic of Iran

Human Rights Policies & Practices of the Islamic Republic of Iran

Introduction The human right’s policy of the Islamic Republic of Iran, emanating from its national and regional particularities as well as its cultural, historical and religious backgrounds, has continuously emphasized the significance of interactive and cooperative approach in progress towards fulfillment of the human rights obligations. To that end, the Islamic Republic of Iran is …

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Simple Questions and Answers

Simple Questions and Answers

  Q1: Has the IAEA found even a gram of uranium diverted to military purposes after over 4000 man days most robust inspection in Iran being unprecedented in the history of the IAEA? A1: No. Please read all reports of the present and former Director General to the Board of Governors. Q2: Has the IAEA found any activities and nuclear material, which it claimed to be …

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Working Hours

Working Hours

   Embassy: Monday - Friday 8 to 17 Consular Section: Monday - Friday 9 to 12:30 Calling by phon to  the consular section: 14 to 16Email Contact Hours Tel. Number Section visa_leg@iranembassy.ch 16-14 0313501079 Visa and Legalization gozarnameh@iranembassy.ch 16-14 0313501076 Passport …

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